Chairman and Managing Director, Competitive Foods Australia Pty Ltd, Australia
EOY Global Alumni Council Member 2018
EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Australia Judge 2005, 2006, 2008
EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year Judge and Coach 2011, 2014, 2015, 2016
Jack Cowin is the Founder and Executive Chairman of Competitive Foods Australia Pty Ltd (CFAL), a business that has grown from one of Australia’s first single food service outlets to a diversified food retailing, manufacturing and exporting company. It has AU$1.5b in revenue and employs more than 18,000 staff throughout Australia and New Zealand.
In addition to CFAL, Jack is a director of BridgeClimb and Fairfax Media. He is Chairman and the largest shareholder of Domino’s Pizza Enterprises, an ASX-listed company. Jack also has business interests in Canada, including the Lone Star Texas Grill restaurants and Sir Corp concept restaurants. He is the major shareholder in Skyway, a scaffolding business, and a major shareholder in a transportation company in America.
Jack is Chancellor of Western University, Canada; a Trustee of Bond University, Queensland; and Patron of the Australian Canadian Chamber of Commerce.